Ata Capital is delighted to announce the appointment of Mamedupi Matsipa as Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Lelo Rantloane who has been at the helm since he founded the company 10 years ago. Mamedupi has started transitioning into her new role and will fully assume office on 1st February 2021.
Mamedupi’s track record of success began at Accenture South Africa as a management consultant. She then spent eight years with FirstRand Group, primarily as an acquisitions and leveraged finance solutions expert at Rand Merchant Bank.
This was followed by a stint at Goodwell Investments as an Investment Associate, helping to deliver impact investments in a venture capital context. Mamedupi holds a BComm. (Hons) Information Systems and an MBA. The trajectory of her career has made her the natural successor to Lelo; she is well-respected in the industry and Ata Capital is excited to have found such a strong female candidate to fulfil this key role.